FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The Miller family of Forsyth County was treated to a once-in-a-lifetime experience as guests of the National Football League and the Philadelphia Eagles at Super Bowl LIV Feb. 2. 

Proceeds from the two-month No Shave/Nail Cancer Fundraiser at the Sheriff’s Office were distributed to The American Cancer Society, Supporting Adoption and Foster Families Together and the Benevolent Association Dedicated to Giving to Employees of Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office. 

MILTON, Ga. — A staple of downtown Crabapple will soon close with the owners of Laurel & May announcing the company will shut its doors for good March 14. The company, which began as Mugs on Milton in Alpharetta, has been in operation since 2014 in several capacities.

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Last week, Cambridge students donated hundreds of hygiene kits to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta for families facing an unexpected overnight stay at the hospital. The project was spearheaded by the school’s Future Businesses Leaders of America group.Read more, Page 10

 

MILTON, Ga. — Summit Hill Elementary students created quite the cheerful scene last Wednesday decorating the school’s hallways to share their appreciation to city officials, volunteers and first responders. The city representatives walked through the “Kindness Tunnel” while students cheered …

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MILTON, Ga. — The City of Milton and Porter Academy have signed a formal agreement to share a space on Cox Road that will give park visitors a much-needed access point. The city’s newest park, the former United Sports Complex, was purchased earlier this month. 

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ROSWELL, Ga. — The diagnosis of autism for a child can be the start of a challenging and expensive journey, and some families may struggle to find even basic help and resources. The new online service Special Needs Ally, created by local therapist Jennifer Zimmerman, could help provide an answer. 

DUNWOODY, Ga. — Students at Dunwoody High School have joined forces to help raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The organization is currently holding its annual Student of the Year campaign which allows students to form teams of their own and participate in a friendly compet…

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ALPHARETTA, Ga. - Close to 500 people crowded St. James United Methodist Church in Alpharetta Jan. 20 to sing, share their faith and get energized at the annual Martin Luther King Day tribute. 

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Forsyth County libraries will continue to use the tried-and-true cataloguing system, despite a move by some librarians, like those in Gwinnett County, to arrange collections in a manner similar to modern bookstores. 

MILTON, Ga. — The Milton Historical Society Board of Directors recently elected Jeff Dufresne to serve as president of the organization.  Dufresne succeeds Bill Lusk, who will remain on the board of directors as vice president.  Also re-elected to the board in their current positions are Kar…

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CUMMING, Ga. — The Place of Forsyth County is using vehicle donations to make life a lot easier for county residents who are without transportation. 

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Frank Herbert, American science-fiction author best known for the novel “Dune” and its five sequels, once said "There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story." So it is we “stop the story” on 2019 in Forsyth County.

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FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Individuals will be asked about their memories of Lake Lanier’s creation for an upcoming local history project, Paula Glover, promotions specialist for the Forsyth County Library said.

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MILTON, Ga. — The Milton community got its second chance this year to put the city’s new fire engines into service with a traditional “push-in” ceremony Dec. 12 at Station 43 on Hickory Flat Road. Firefighters, city officials and plenty of kids pushed engines 42 and 43 into the station to ma…